Raised in Concord, CA, Eileen found her home in Westwood, CA in the late 1970's where life included 18 years of heating only with a wood stove, lots of deep snows, cooking on a wood stove and plenty of homemade recipes to save money and feed well two growing boys and husband, a hard working timber faller. Their little family lived life as an adventure. Eileen learned how to make do and in fact, make things pretty nice around the house in the tiny town surrounded by lakes and streams. Her life long desire to write has turned into her dream job after a long career in newspaper and radio.
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U.S. News & World ReportPolice: Teen Father Left Newborn in California Parking LotU.S. News & World ReportPolice arrested Mitchell, who they believe to be the father of a 16-day-old baby who was left in a Northern California strip mall parking lot. The baby was found on Monday, July 24, 2017 by two barber shop employees […]
Sprint opening retail stores across Northern California, aims to hire ...Sacramento BeeSprint Corp. said Tuesday that it plans to open more than 40 new stores across Northern California and into Nevada, and it is looking to fill more than 300 jobs.and more »
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